A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) strikes 52 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (32 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.2 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/05/20 / 2020-05-22 00:22:00 / May 22, 2020 @ 12:22 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 16:22:00 / 4:22 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -117.7928° West, latitude 38.2355° North, depth = 10.2 km. All ids that are associated to the event: nn00730721. Unique identifier: nn00730721.
In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days three hundred and eight, in the past 30 days three hundred and fifteen and in the last 365 days three hundred and sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 52 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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